Many patients with substance abuse problems and their loved ones, often question if their health plan covers a drug rehab treatment. Many employers today, who provide healthcare coverage for their employees and their dependents, often opt for an additional substance abuse coverage. Although, the coverage may be optional for some companies, others are encouraged through their health administration to include what is called “Behavioral Health Services” as a part of their health care benefits.
The employees are encouraged to contact their behavioral health services if they struggle with any type of substance abuse or addiction problem. The services are usually are confidential. However, if the treatment is required for the employee to stay in the drug or alcohol rehab facility, the employer is notified. After an employee completes the treatment, he or she may be allowed to come back to work. Read more
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If you or your loved one is struggling with alcohol or drug addiction, and you currently have Aetna PPO coverage, it may be a significant cost savings to you and or your loved one. Alcohol and Drug Rehab programs are covered by Aetna Health Insurance through their behavioral health coverage.
The amount of coverage, the co-pay amount, pre-certifications and the length of treatment time depends on the coverage that was selected by your employer.
However, the assigned Drug Rehab Facilities, are the once that have an agreement with Aetna to provide specific treatment, and the the providers that have been approved by Aetna Health Insurance. So, you can have the confidence to know that these facilities are certified and have a positive history of successful treatment provided to Aetna insurance members.
Many Outpatient Alcoholism Treatment Centers are also designed to treat patients with co-occurring medical and mental health problems, that are often associated with addictions.
At 855-YES-REHAB outpatient Drug rehab we take an intensive approach towards treating an drug addiction. Read more